With the holidays creeping up quickly, finding the perfect gift for each person on your list can be a daunting task. But with the abundance of local shops on the Space Coast, gift buying doesn’t have to be a complicated process. And, by buying local, you can keep area businesses thriving. We compiled some unique gift ideas for inspiration.


The Petite Boutiques
1002 E. New Haven Ave., Melbourne
(321) 725-0270

The Petite Boutiques is the epitome of supporting local businesses. A mini-mall featuring a cluster of local artists, vendors and entrepreneurs offering an array of items, The Petite Boutiques has it all. From vintage household décor to handmade jewelry to hand-painted nutcrackers, this store has one-of-a-kind items for each person on your list.

Courtenay J Designs on Etsy, Melbourne

Courtenay J Designs specializes in customized hand stamped braces, necklaces and earrings using sterling silver, gold filled, copper, brass and bronze components. The jewelry, made by Courtenay Madsen, has been featured on the hit show “Parenthood” and fittingly is popular with moms, although it is made for people of all ages. Courtenay resides in Melbourne, where she also makes her jewelry, although she sells it through her store on Etsy.com.












Girls Can Tell at the Foosaner Art Museum
1463 Highland Avenue, Melbourne
(321) 674-8916

This soft cotton towel is perfect for your favorite wine lover or hostess gift – a durable, absorbent towel printed with an original Girls Can Tell drawing of a butterfly style corkscrew in blue ink. Designed, made and printed in the U.S. Available locally at Foosaner Art Museum.








Obaji Medical at Health First Medical Group’s Dr. Anita Saluja
(321) 757-7995

Obaji Medical now offers holiday gift sets with your choice of Elastiderm products in a sleek silver clutch. Bonus: Obagi products are designed to minimize the appearance of premature skin aging, skin damage, hyperpigmentation, acne, and sun damage.



Blue Tree 2 Toys, located inside Petite Boutiques
1002 East New Haven Ave., Melbourne

Blue Tree 2 Toys is open and celebrating its first Christmas Season in Historic Downtown Melbourne. With the largest selection of Melissa & Doug Toys in Brevard and Heirloom Quality Dollhouses made in the USA, Blue Tree is proud to offer quality skill toys in an interactive environment that encourages creativity.

J Grace and Co located at The Avenue Viera
2261 Town Center Drive #109, Viera

You can find luxury fashion and jewelry gifts without breaking the bank at J Grace and Co at The Avenue. These dazzling sterling silver chandelier earrings with simulated diamonds surrounded by accent stones and post backs will “wow” even the pickiest on your list.

Alex and Ani Bracelets are now available at J Grace and will be 15% off on Black Friday and 10% off on Small Business Saturday.

Additional Black Friday sales include:
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.: 25% Off Storewide plus a Free Gift. (Some Brand Exclusions apply)
12 p.m. – 4 p.m.: 20% Off plus Spin the Prize Wheel. (Some Brand Exclusions apply)
4 p.m.– 9 p.m.: Buy One Get One Half Off on all J Grace Line of Jewelry


Melbourne Dancewear
442 N. Harbor City Blvd., Melbourne
(321) 259 – 9922

Join Melbourne Dancewear from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. for a Black Friday Sale. Receive 25% off anything black in the store and enjoy sweet treats, coffee and hot chocolate.

336 5th Ave, Indialantic
(321) 724-5820

Kempf’s team of award-winning designers and master goldsmiths manufacture a collection of fine jewelry in 14k gold, 18k gold and platinum. Many of their original designs feature the finest quality diamonds and rare colored gems from around the world.


Lexus of Melbourne
6927 Bromley Dr, Viera
(888) 225-9196

Holidays come and go, seasons pass but Lexus of Melbourne promises a December to Remember.


Golf Cart Center of Viera
6386 US Highway 1, Rockledge
(321) 254-4221 or GolfCartsViera.com

Golf Cart Center carries only the finest quality new and used golf carts in Viera, Rockledge, Melbourne, and the greater Space Coast Area.


Petty’s Meat Market

Petty’s Meat Market “Where the everyday becomes gourmet” has established itself as a Melbourne tradition since 1976!


BeachCombers – Swimwear and Apparel
6300 N. Wickham Rd. #136, Melbourne
(321) 751 – 2521 or BeachCombersApparel.com

Women’s swimwear for every body. Cruise and resort clothing, swimwear, hats and jewelry.


Ideal Image
2221 Towne Center Ave., #121, Viera
(321) 328 – 0688 or IdealImage.com

Now offering special holiday laser hair removal packages.


Dan Faulkenberry Photobooths
(321) 208 – 2725

Turn your next social gathering into a memorable event. Preserve your memories for a lifetime – reserve a photo/video booth today!

Double R Country Store
5256 Minton Road, NW, Palm Bay
(321) 837 – 1624

A local source for general store country living and animal supplies for animals including:  cat, dog, bird, small animal, or even poultry.


Essentials MediSpa & Salon
Murell Road and Viera Blvd. in Viera
(321) 722-2860 or EssentialsSpa.com

Spa Experience Packages start at $120.

Merritt Square Mall
777 E Merritt Island Causeway, Merritt Island

Buena Vida Estates
2129 West New Haven Ave., West Melbourne
(321) 724 – 0060 or BuenaVidaEstates.org

Enjoy the good life! Plan for your tomorrows today! Buena Vida Estates is Brevard County’s ONLY continuing care retirement community. Call today and make your retirement dreams come true!


Pregnancy and Chiropractic Care with Dr. Haig John
2100 Waverly Place, Historic Downtown Melbourne
(321) 722 – 5846 or GetChiro.net

Enjoy outrageous health with an exceptional chiropractic experience!


Castellon Plastic Surgery Center
1499 S. Harbor City Blvd., Melbourne
(321) 729-9909 or DrCastellon.com

A Perfect Complexion – Advanced Skin Care Treatments
8095 Spyglass Hill Rd. #101, Viera
(321) 604 – 1333 or APerfectComplexion.com

Clear up your acne now without the pain or expense of laser.